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Sara Clifford Writer in Residence 2019

Sara Clifford Writer in Residence 2019

INN CROWD and South Downs Writer in Residence Sara Clifford, a playwright and community arts practitioner based in Lewes, spent 3 months during 2019 chatting to over 500 people across the South Downs – from museum volunteers, school children and pub goers, to people at family creative workshops, walking groups and village fetes.

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Adam Hughes at The Dog Inn

Adam Hughes at The Dog Inn

Adam Hughes – Locally Brewed Adam Hughes is a playwright from Leeds now living in London whose work always aims to connect with non-traditional audiences. His first play Marching On Together was about the miners’ strike and toured pubs and working men’s clubs in...

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INN CROWD Residencies are coming!

INN CROWD Residencies are coming!

INN CROWD RESIDENCIES INN CROWD is a unique arts project that helps reinforce pubs as central to rural community life. Since 2016 INN CROWD has supported rural pubs across the South East and East of England to host exciting and inspiring spoken word, poetry and...

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Apply to be a (remote) writer in residence!

Apply to be a (remote) writer in residence!

INN CROWD is seeking new writing projects (digital or offline) that engage with rural pubs and their communities. Calling all writers – if you have a new writing project that could engage with rural communities and support rural pubs, then we want to hear from you!...

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Update on Covid-19

Update on Covid-19

Update on Covid-19 We take the health and wellbeing of our audiences, promoters, artists and staff seriously and we are actively monitoring and following advice from Government and Public Health England about the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19). We will be in...

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Applications Open to join INN CROWD

Applications Open to join INN CROWD

Applications are now open to join the INN CROWD and perform in front of exciting new audiences. INN CROWD offers funding, bookings, development support, and publicity to support the creation of brilliant new live literature shows. Shows, sets or performances may...

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Happy Christmas!

Happy Christmas!

We would like to wish all our INN CROWD promoters, audiences, artists and partners a happy and fun filled festive season! As we enter the next phase of the project working with our touring partners across the country, we have exciting plans for 2020 so check back in...

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New INN CROWD film

New INN CROWD film

We are so excited to share this new INN CROWD film with you. Featuring artists, audiences, pubs, and the project partners it neatly sums up the project, what we have done so far, and what we are doing in future! We can’t wait to start work on the next phase of this...

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Cherry Soup – last chance to see!

Cherry Soup – last chance to see!

Magical storytelling at its best Excellent! Beautifully written with real resonances for the times we live in Audience feedback for Cherry Soup, the new play from Inn Crowd and South Downs National Park Writer in Residence Sara Clifford, has been amazing! After months...

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Inn Crowd Pubs+ receives Arts Council funding

Inn Crowd Pubs+ receives Arts Council funding

National live literature project Inn Crowd Pubs+ awarded £525,000 funding from Arts Council England Started in 2016, Inn Crowd is a partnership project from Applause Rural Touring, Creative Arts East and the National Centre for Writing, supported by Arts Council...

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